Genesee, CO Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Genesee, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Genesee Census Designated Place had a population of 3,672 as of July 1, 2016. Genesee ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Genesee is located at latitude 39.6879 and longitude -105.2712 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the Genesee Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 7,648 feet.

The Genesee Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408287) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Genesee Census Designated Place is located within Golden Division of Jefferson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Genesee population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Genesee, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,672
Population in Households 3,672
Population in Familes 3,152
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 552
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 1,559
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 1,161
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,640 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,405 (85.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 154 ( 9.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 81 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $632,170
Average Home Value $692,171


Median Household Income $134,960
Average Household Income $187,981
Per Capita Income $81,633
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% 0.66%
Households 0.34% 0.68%
Families -0.16% 0.66%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   1.45%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Genesee, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Genesee to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 128 72nd
Population Density1 # 269 41st
Diversity Index2 # 414 10th
Median Household Income # 6 99th
Per Capita Income # 6 99th

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